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Virginia Harden Siler, 81, Columbia, KY (1937-2019)

Virginia Harden Siler of Columbia, Kentucky passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019 at Taylor Regional Hospital. She was 81 years old.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 24, 2019, at NoonCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with burial to follow in Bearwallow Cemetery.

The family requests visitation on Monday, June 24 from 10:30amCT until the service time at NoonCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

She was born on August 24, 1937 in Kokomo, Indiana to the late Ralph J. Cade and Clela Brunner Cade. She was a former home health aide and was a member of Bearwallow United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Grayson Harden, one son, John Townsend, and two sisters, Louise Huckabee and Kathy Ewing.

Survivors Include:
  • Three Daughters- Jennifer Burris and her husband Steve, and Tish Burton all of Columbia, KY, and Cindy Furkins of Russell Springs, KY
  • Two Sons- Bryon Townsend and Clarence Truman and his wife Jackie of Logansport, IN
  • One Brother- Ralph Cade and his wife Sheila of Choctaw, OK
  • Six Grandchildren- Mickey Burton, Jeremy Burton, Samantha Hernandez, Nathan Rooks, Stephen Burris, and Ali Burton
  • Several Great Grandchildren
  • A host of other relatives and friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Virginia Harden Siler, 81, Columbia, KY (1937-2019)

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